Here’s a stat that might surprise you: The most popular takeout food in the US isn’t an old standard like pizza or Chinese. It’s chicken wings. But the rise of wings has coincided with a drop in their spice.
GrubHub compiled data from the past year’s worth of orders, looking at information from its network that includes 30,000 restaurants and more than 4 million diners. Surprisingly, chicken wings ranked as the most ordered item in the country.